Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Sandy Springs

The area's festivals and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Sandy Springs. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and aquarium. Centennial Olympic Park and Zoo Atlanta are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Sandy Springs

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Sandy Springs has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoo Atlanta (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • World of Coca Cola (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Georgia Aquarium (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Stone Mountain Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Steel Canyon Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Sandy Springs

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sandy Springs is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Centennial Olympic Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Stone Mountain (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Morgan Falls Overlook Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Murphey Candler Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Chattahoochee Nature Center (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Holcomb Bridge Park (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)

Transportation options to and around Sandy Springs

The nearest airport is in Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Atlanta, GA (FTY-Fulton County), which is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away.

You can get around Sandy Springs by catching a ride on the metro at North Springs Station, Sandy Springs Station or Medical Center Station.

Where to stay around Sandy Springs?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,413 holiday lettings near Sandy Springs. From 1,117 Houses to 980 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Sandy Springs area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sandy Springs?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sandy Springs:

  • Perimeter Center: 30 holiday homes
  • North Brookhaven: 20 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 637 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 986 holiday homes
  • Cliftondale: 54 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sandy Springs?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sandy Springs. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Steel Canyon Golf Club: 2,339 holiday lettings
  • Anne Frank in the World Exhibit: 2,564 holiday lettings
  • Art Institute of Atlanta: 2,450 holiday lettings
  • American Intercontinental University: 2,423 holiday lettings
  • Heritage Sandy Springs: 2,527 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sandy Springs listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sandy Springs?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,117 Houses in Sandy Springs. Our other popular types of Sandy Springs holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 980 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 152 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 667 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandy Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 517 holiday homes with pool available in Sandy Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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